Elisabeth Andenæs

Senior Lawyer

About Elisabeth Andenæs

Elisabeth works mainly with employment law and dispute resolution within contract law, and has wide experience with litigation for the ordinary courts and arbitration. Elisabeth assist national and international companies with a wide specter of employment law issues, hereunder questions regarding entering and terminating employment contracts, sick leave, whistleblowing and collective wage agreements. Elisabeth often assist in transactions involving employees (HR related due diligence) and has led several transfer of undertakings and downsizing processes. Elisabeth is especially skilled in handling employment issues for high risk industries, such as industries onshore, on board vessels or offshore. Elisabeth has handled several employment disputes, and has extensive experience with negotiations between employers and employees.

Elisabeth is an experienced lecturer, and holds often courses and gives lectures within employment and contract law.

Work experience
  • 2022 -

    Senior Lawyer, Wikborg Rein, Oslo

  • 2018 - 2021

    Senior Associate, Wikborg Rein, Bergen

  • 2016 - 2017

    Associate, Wikborg Rein, Bergen

  • 2015 - 2016

    Associate, Kluge Advokatfirma, Bergen and Oslo

  • 2014 - 2015

    Research Assistant, Scandinavian Institute of Maritime Law, University of Oslo, Department of petroleum and energy law.

  • 2014

    Administrative assistant, Oslo og Omegn Boligforvaltning

  • 2017

    Practising certificate

  • 2014

    Master of Laws, University of Oslo